Songs My Brother Taught Me (2015)

CHLOE ZAO Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB .  USA, 2015.  Film Independent, Forest Whitaker’s Significant Productions, HEART-headed Productions, Highwayman Films, Nifty Productions, Standalone Productions.  Screenplay by Chloé Zhao.  Cinematography by Joshua James Richards.   Produced by Mollye Asher, Nina Yang Bongiovi, Angela C. Lee, Forest Whitaker, Chloé Zhao.  Music by Peter Golub.  Production Design by Melissa…

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Frozen River

COURTNEY HUNT Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.   After her gambling-addicted husband abandons her and her family with their savings in tow, Melissa Leo finds herself strapped for cash to pay for the new pre-fabricated house that she’s been promising her kids. A chance encounter with a woman on the nearby Upper New York State reservation (Misty…

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